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UK renewable electricity capacity has soared by 42% over past year

27/09/12

Last quarter statistics released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) on 27th September 2012 showed that renewable energy output rose 6.5% over the past year to 8.13TWh and capacity soared by 42.4% to 14.2GW. These increases bring the total contribution from renewable energies to the UK’s electricity supply up to 9.6%. These figures verify that the UK’s renewable energy sector is continuing to expand rapidly, despite the economic downturn.